CAE 100. Introduction to Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering. 3 Credit Hours.

This introductory course is designed to expose high school students to a variety of specific disciplines within the civil engineering arena to assist them in making informed decisions about possible college majors. The program is designed for the exemplary high school student interested in applied mathematics and science. All students enrolled in this course will gain experience in problem solving, engineering mechanics, computer simulation, and laboratory activity. The course content changes throughout the 3-week duration and includes topics on civil engineering, environmental engineering, and architectural engineering. The students will be provided with an understanding and some hands-on experience on topics relative to the disciplines of civil, architectural, and environmental engineering. Via an introduction to several case histories, the students will be able to understand the challenges assoc- iated with the design and construction and importance of the scientific methods in engineering. The laboratory and field trip experiences will deal with bridge building, material testing, water purification, and building systems.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Summer.

CAE 111. Introduction to Engineering I. 3 Credit Hours.

Use of engineering tools for problem solving. Computer techniques for data acquisition, analysis and presentation, software design, and computer aided drafting are covered. Development of design skills is achieved through several design and building competitions. Introduction to professional ethics and intellectual property rights, MATLAB, AutoCAD, and programming in C++ is also included.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

CAE 112. Introduction to Engineering II. 2 Credit Hours.

Hands-on applications of various surveying instruments for leveling, angles and distance measurements, and other engineering applications. Hands on application of Geographic Information Systems, including ArcView and extensions.
Prerequisite: CAE 111.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 114. Introduction to Engineering II (GIS). 1 Credit Hour.


Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 115. Introduction to Engineering II (Surveying). 1 Credit Hour.


Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 210. Mechanics of Solids I. 3 Credit Hours.

Vectors, force systems, equilibrium, analysis of frames, machines, trusses for internal forces, friction, centroids, moment of inertia, and shear and bending moment diagrams are discussed.
Prerequisites: PHY 205, MTH 151 or MTH 161 or MTH 171, and Non Engineering majors: PHY 101, PHY 103, PHY 160, PHY 201 and MTH 130, MTH 151, MTH 161, MTH 171.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

CAE 211. Mechanics of Solids II. 3 Credit Hours.

Flexural, shear, principal, and torsional stresses are discussed as well as displacements and instability. An introduction to statically indeterminate analysis is also included.
Prerequisite: CAE 210.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

CAE 212. Structural Laboratory. 1 Credit Hour.

Laboratory techniques, tests for tension, compression, shear, bending, and torsion are discussed. Models, similitudes, buckling of columns, and review of current research are also included. Laboratory 3 hours. Corequisite: CAE 211.
Prerequisite: IEN 311. Or Corequisites: IEN 311 or CAE 211. Or Requisite: Permission of Instructor.
Components: LAB.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

CAE 213. Behavior of Structural Systems I. 3 Credit Hours.

Design and testing of experimental models of qualitative and quantitative prediction of full scale structural behavior. Investigation of single and multi-story rectangular frames, curved structures and longspan buildings. Application of graphical and analytical techniques to determine basic system layout and preliminary dimensioning of key subsystems and members is also included.
Prerequisite: ARC 231.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 240. Environmental Pollution. 3 Credit Hours.

Exploration of contemporary environmental issues. Introduction to engineering approaches for protecting and cleaning up the environment, techniques for assessing the impact of human activity on the environment, strategies for pollution control and implementation of environmental mitigation measures.
Requisite: Sophomore Status.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 310. Structural Analysis. 3 Credit Hours.

Analysis of statically determinate and indeterminate structures for internal forces, external reactions, displacements, including influence lines.
Prerequisite: CAE 211.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

CAE 313. Behavior of Structural Systems II. 3 Credit Hours.

Overall analysis of simple and multi-story frame structures. Consideration of flat plates, prestressed concrete flat slabs, slab and beam, joist and girder, waffle and space truss systems, columns, wall and rigid frame subsystems under vertical and horizontal loads. Application of structural model analysis to supplant or supplement mathematical analysis is included.
Prerequisite: CAE 213.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 320. Concrete Structures. 3 Credit Hours.

Course topics include design of concrete beams, columns, structural systems one-way slabs, and isolated footings by ultimate design methods.
Prerequisite: CAE 310. Or Corequisite: CAE 310.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 321. Steel Structures. 3 Credit Hours.

Design of tension, compression, flexural members, and beam columns using load and resistance factor design are discussed. Introduction to design and detailing of welded and bolted connections is also included.
Prerequisite: CAE 310. Or Corequisite: CAE 310.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 330. Fluid Mechanics. 3 Credit Hours.

Properties of fluids, gas systems, pressure distribution in static fluids, and hydrostatic forces on plane and curved surfaces are discussed. Kinematics and dynamics of fluid motion, dimensional analysis and similitude, flow in closed conduits, pumps, design of water distribution systems, and an introduction to flow in open channels is also included.
Prerequisite: CAE 210 and PHY 206.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

CAE 340. Introduction to Environmental Engineering. 3 Credit Hours.

Environmental mass and energy balances, introduction to environmental chemistry , air pollution, water pollution, sustainable solid waste management, risk asse ssment, and global atmospheric change are discussed.
Prerequisite: MTH 162, and CHM 111 or CHM 151.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

CAE 345. Environmental Laboratory And Analysis. 3 Credit Hours.

Laboratory-based course focusing on the analysis of environmental samples including water, wastewater, air, and solids. Basic analytical techniques and quality control are also included as well as an introduction to advanced analytical measurements.
Prerequisite: CHM 112 and CAE 340.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 350. Transportation Engineering I. 3 Credit Hours.

Transportation systems and organizations. Characteristics of driver, vehicles and roads. Basic probability and statistics. Traffic studies and data collection. Signal timing design, basic capacity and analysis. Basic geometric design and route surveying. Highway safety. Sustainable transportation systems.
Prerequisite: MTH 211. Requisite: Junior Status.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 370. Geotechnical Engineering I. 3 Credit Hours.

Soil composition and classification, excavation, grading, fill compaction, stress distribution in soils, one-dimensional flow of water through soil, laboratory, and field permeability, effective stress concept, calculation of consolidation, field settlement, bearing capacity, and design and analysis of shallow foundations are discussed.
Prerequisite: CAE 211. Corequisite: CAE 371.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 371. Geotechnical Laboratory. 1 Credit Hour.

Evaluation of physical and mechanical properties of soils, and preparation of reports. Three hours.
Prerequisite: ENG 107 and IEN 311. Corequisite: CAE 370.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

CAE 380. Electrical and Illumination Systems for Buildings. 3 Credit Hours.

Typical electrical systems for buildings including electrical circuits, protective devices and code requirements. Illumination and ligthing design.
Prerequisite: PHY 207.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 381. Building Mechanical Systems I: Hvac Fundamentals. 3 Credit Hours.

Moist air properties and psychrometric chart. Indoor air quality and thermal comfort. Air conditioning systems and processes. Heat transfer in buildings. Solar radiation. Space load analysis and calculation.
Prerequisite: MAE 303 and CAE 330.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 395. Undergraduate Research. 1-3 Credit Hours.

Designed for the undergraduate student who wishes to engage in research. Not for graduate credit or for baccalaureate graduation credit. Subject and credit to be arranged with the instructor.
Components: THI.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 399. Internship. 1 Credit Hour.

Practical application of classroom theory through employment with firms offering positions consistent with the student's field of study. Courses may be repeated.
Components: IND.
Grading: SUS.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, & Summer.

CAE 400. Preparation for FE Exam. 1 Credit Hour.

Review of material in preparation for the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam ination. For credit only.
Requisite: Senior Status.
Components: LEC.
Grading: CNC.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 402. Professional Engineering Practice. 3 Credit Hours.

Principles of engineering economics and economic evaluation of engineering projects. A discussion of professional pratice issues including the philosophy and methodology of engineering, professional licensure and ethics. Discussion of the business aspects of engineering including business organization, management, contracts and legal issues. Engineering leadership in the formulation of public policy.
Requisite: Senior Status.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

CAE 403. Senior Design Project I - Civil & Architectural. 1 Credit Hour.

Two-semester comprehensive design project based on the knowledge and skills acq uired in earlier coursework and incorporating engineering standards and realist ic constraints. The faculty coordinator and several practicing engineers/archit ects provide consultation, guidance, and recommendations on aspects such as problem definition, evaluation of design approaches, design development, and the preparation of construction documents.
Requisite: Senior Status and Permission of Instructor.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 404. Senior Design Project II - Civil & Architectural. 2 Credit Hours.

Second semester of a two-semester comprehensive design project based on the kno wledge and skills acquired in earlier coursework and incorporating engineering standards and realistic constraints. The faculty coordinator and several practi cing engineers/architects provide consultation, guidance and recommendations on aspects such as problem definition, evaluation of design approaches, design de velopment and the preparation of construction documents. Prerequisite: CAE 403.
Prerequisite: CAE 403.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 421. Timber Structural Systems. 3 Credit Hours.

Engineering properties of timber, design of tension, compression, and flexural members are covered. The design and detail of connections and hardware, and the design of timber systems and heavy timber construction is also included. Prerequisite: CAE 310.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 430. Water-Resources Engineering I. 3 Credit Hours.

Basic principles of open channel flow. Computation of water surface profiles. Design of hydraulic structures, design of lined and unlined open channels, and design of sanitary sewer systems. Introduction to hydrology and analysis of hydrologic data. Rainfall characteristics and peak runoff models.
Prerequisite: CAE 330.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 440. Water Quality Control Systems. 3 Credit Hours.

Principles of domestic wastewater treatment, design of biological and chemical waste treatment processes, design and sizing of small scale treatment units, and design of water treatment processes are discussed. An introduction to industrial waste treatment.
Prerequisite: CAE 330 and CAE 340.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 450. Transportation Engineering II. 3 Credit Hours.

Transportation system planning and design. Advanced geometric design for highway and railway/transit. Human, vehicle, and environmental factors affecting the design, operation, and safety of transportation systems. Planning and design of both landside/airside aspects of airport facilities. Water port and multi-modal facilities design.
Prerequisite: CAE 350.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 460. Construction Management. 3 Credit Hours.

An introduction to the management of construction projects including legal considerations as well as the techniques of management science applied to construction. The course includes engineering methods of cost and time estimating, and exercises in applications of engineering economics, network planning techniques, including CPM and PERT are introduced. The management principles of time and cost control are also explored. Computer application of project management tools are included.
Requisite: Senior Status.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 470. Foundations and Earth Retaining Systems. 3 Credit Hours.

Natural soil deposits and subsoil exploration. Geotechnical analysis and design of shallow and deep foundations. Theories of lateral earth pressure. Design and analysis of earth-filled reataining systems.
Prerequisite: CAE 330, CAE 370, and CAE 371.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 480. Plumbing and Life Safety For Buildings. 3 Credit Hours.

Design of Building environmental systems including domestic cold and hot water systems, sanitary storm and special waste systems, fuel gas systems, building life safety systems and architectural acoustics.
Prerequisite: CAE 330.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 481. Building Mechanical Systems II: HVAC Systems. 3 Credit Hours.

Applies engineering principles to the design of heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems for buildings. Covers air distribution systems, air handling units, coils and heat exchangers, water distribution systems, and primary systems.
Prerequisite: CAE 381.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 510. Structural Mechanics. 3 Credit Hours.

Analysis of stress and deformation of solids. Application to systems in the ela stic and inelastic range. Topics include beams of special geometry and support, stress concentrations, stresses in elastic foundations, torsion, energy method s, failure theories, and brittle fracture.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 511. Advanced Structural Analysis. 3 Credit Hours.

General methods of indeterminate analysis. Elements of energy method in indeter minate analysis of axial, flexural torsional, and composite members. Basic flexural and stiffness methods and matrix development are also included.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 520. Advanced Design of Concrete Structures. 3 Credit Hours.

Design of reinforced concrete flat plates, flat slabs, two-way slabs, long colu mns, and slab-column connections are discussed. Deflections, crack widths, and background of current ACI Building Code are also included.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 521. Advanced Design of Steel Structures. 3 Credit Hours.

Steel framing systems, design of members and connections of braced and rigid fr ames, design for torsion, and design of steel-concrete composite members are discussed.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 522. Design of Prestressed Concrete Structures. 3 Credit Hours.

Materials and systems for prestressing, design of prestressed concrete members for flexure and shear, camber, deflection, and crack control are discussed. Design of continuous beams, compression members, two-way concrete floor systems, and the loss of prestress are also included. Prequisite: CAE 320.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 523. Design of Masonry Structures. 3 Credit Hours.

Masonry construction. Design of flexural and compression members, bearing walls, shear walls, diaphragms, and connections of masonry structures. Arches, vaults, and buttresses are also included.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 525. Timber Structural Systems. 3 Credit Hours.

Engineering properties of timber, design of tension, compression, and flexural members are covered. The design and detail of connections and hardware, and the design of timber systems and heavy timber construction is also included.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 530. Water Resources Engineering II. 3 Credit Hours.

Runoff models, routing models, water-quality models, and evapotranspiration models. Design of storm water management systems. Principles of groundwater flow. Design of wells and wellfields for public water supply. Legal regulatory, and economic components of water-resources management systems. Comprehensive design project.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 531. Surface-Water Hydrology. 3 Credit Hours.

Rainwater characteristics, abstraction processes, surface-runoff, routing, and water-quality models. Design of stormwater-management systems, evapotranspirati on, and regional water-management is also included as well as case studies.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 532. Ground-Water Hydrology. 3 Credit Hours.

Governing equations of ground-water flow. Numerical modeling of ground-water flow. Analytic and semi-analytic solutions to the flow equations. Principle of superposition and method of images. Saltwater intrusion. Ground-water flow in the unsaturated zone. Engineered systems. Introduction to contaminant fate and transport in ground water.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 533. Water-Quality Control in Natural Systems. 3 Credit Hours.

Water quality regulations, fate and transport processes, water-quallity control in rivers, lakes, wetlands, oceans, and ground water.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 540. Environmental Chemistry. 3 Credit Hours.

Kinetics, equilibrium, acid-base, oxidation-reduction, and reaction chemistry applied to water and wastewater engineering.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 541. Engineering Systems For Disease Control And Bioremediation. 3 Credit Hours.

Classification of microorganisms. Microbial agents of infectious diseases and modes of disease transmission. Control of pathogens through water and waste treatment, food protection, and insect control. Microbial ecology and bioremediation systems. Laboratory exercises in microbiology.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 542. Solid and Hazardous Waste Engineering. 3 Credit Hours.

Solid-waste characteristics, recycling, incineration, hazardous waste characteristics, prevention, and physical and chemical treatment are covered. Design projects are also included.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 543. Air Pollution Control Engineering. 3 Credit Hours.

Fundamentals of air pollution and air quality; properties and control of particulates, volatile organic compounds, carbon monoxide, sulfur oxides, and nitrogen oxides; motor vehicle emissions; health and aesthetic effects (acid rain, visibility), laws and regulations, meteorology and pollutant transport in the atmosphere; indoor air pollution.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 553. Transportation Systems Planning and Demand Modeling. 3 Credit Hours.

Transportation demand analysis and forecasting. Sampling techniques, collection and analysis of survey data. Disaggregate and aggregate models. Trip generation, distribution, modal split and assignment. Transportation network equilibrium. Transportation system management.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 560. Sustainable Construction. 3 Credit Hours.

Drivers and foundations of sustainable construction. Principles of sustainable construction: integrated planning and design, life-cycle view of projects, resource selection and optimization, protection of the natural environment, toxics and pollutants elimination, durability and quality. Green building assessment initiatives, green building policies, and code impacts. Evaluation of the environmental impacts of construction operations. Innovative design and construction practices. Economic viability. Subtropical and coastal issue and opportunities. Case studies.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 561. Computer Aided Architectural Engineering Design. 3 Credit Hours.

The course prepares students to utilize Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Building Performance Analysis (BPA) in a coordinated, integrated and consistent approach in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) Industry. The basics of high-quality 5 dimensional BIM modeling are covering including 3D modeling of buildings and building components, imbedded cost-estimating and the phasing the construction process. Basics of REVIT Structure and MEP are also covered. BPAC components covered include climate analysis, daylighting, wind and airflow analysis, solar radiation analysis and whole building energy analysis. Upon completion student will receive a PBA certification from Autodesk
Requisite: Junior Status or Permission of Instructor.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 570. Advanced Foundation Engineering. 3 Credit Hours.

Rock and soil formation. Subsurface exploration. Advanced design and analysis of shallow and deep foundations. Design and analysis of cofferdams.
Prerequisite: CAE 470. Or Requisite: Permission of Instructor.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 580. Hospital and Health Care Facility Design. 3 Credit Hours.

Planning, design, and construction of modern hospital and health care facilities. Design criteria for functional services, and required structural and patient safety. Design standards. Discussion of construction related topics and problems.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 581. Energy-Efficient Building Design. 3 Credit Hours.

Concepts and methods of energy-efficient building design and sustainable performance. Topics cover building envelope, mechanical, power and lighting, and service water heating systems. Computer-based energy simulation methods and building energy standards are emphasized.
Prerequisite: CAE 481.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 582. Building Energy Modeling and Simulation. 3 Credit Hours.

Modeling and analysis of building energy performance using state-of-art whole building energy simulation programs. Topics include dynamic simulation of heating and cooling loads in buildings, modeling of building equipment and control system, and integrated simulation of equipment and building loads.
Prerequisite: Or Co-requisite: CAE 581.
Components: LAB.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 590. Special Topics. 1-3 Credit Hours.

Sub-titles describing the topics to be offered will be shown in parentheses in the printed class schedule, following the title "Special Topics."
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 591. Special Topics. 1-3 Credit Hours.

Sub-titles describing the topics to be offered will be shown in parentheses in the printed class schedule, following the title "Special Topics."
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 594. Special Topics. 1-3 Credit Hours.

Sub-titles describing the topics to be offered will be shown in parentheses in the printed class schedule, following the title "Special Topics."
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 595. Special Problems. 1-4 Credit Hours.

Project course introducing methods of research through an individual investigation of current problems. Offered by special arrangement only.
Components: IND.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 599. Cooperative Education. 1 Credit Hour.

Practical application of classroom theory through alternating semester or summer employment with industries offering positions consistent with the student's field of study. Course may be repeated. Periodic reports and conferences are required.
Components: IND.
Grading: SUS.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 610. Structural Mechanics. 3 Credit Hours.

Analysis of stress and deformation of solids. Application to systems in the ela stic and inelastic range. Topics include beams of special geometry and support, stress concentrations, stresses in elastic foundations, torsion, energy method s, failure theories, and brittle fracture.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 611. Advanced Structural Analysis. 3 Credit Hours.

General methods of indeterminate analysis. Elements of energy method in indeter minate analysis of axial, flexural torsional, and composite members. Basic flexural and stiffness methods and matrix development are also included.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 620. Advanced Design of Concrete Structures. 3 Credit Hours.

Design of reinforced concrete flat plates, flat slabs, two-way slabs, long columns, and slab-column connections are discussed. Deflections, crack widths, and background of current ACI Building Code are also included.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 621. Advanced Design of Steel Structures. 3 Credit Hours.

Steel framing systems, design of members and connections of braced and rigid fr ames, design for torsion, and design of steel-concrete composite members are discussed.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 622. Design of Prestressed Concrete Structures. 3 Credit Hours.

Materials and systems for prestressing, design of prestressed concrete members for flexure and shear, camber, deflection, and crack control are discussed. Design of continuous beams, compression members, two-way concrete floor systems, and the loss of prestress are also included. Prequisite: CAE 320.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 623. Design of Masonry Structures. 3 Credit Hours.

Masonry construction. Design of flexural and compression members, bearing walls, shear walls, diaphragms, and connections of masonry structures. Arches, vaults, and buttresses are also included.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 625. Timber Structural Systems. 3 Credit Hours.

Engineering properties of timber, design of tension, compression, and flexural members are covered. The design and detail of connections and hardware, and the design of timber systems and heavy timber construction is also included.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 630. Water Resources Engineering II. 3 Credit Hours.

Runoff models, routing models, water-quality models, and evapotranspiration models. Design of storm water management systems. Principles of groundwater flow. Design of wells and wellfields for public water supply. Legal regulatory, and economic components of water-resources management systems. Comprehensive design project.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 631. Surface-Water Hydrology. 3 Credit Hours.

Rainwater characteristics, abstraction processes, surface-runoff, routing, and water-quality models. Design of stormwater-management systems, evapotranspirati on, and regional water-management is also included as well as case studies.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 632. Ground-Water Hydrology. 3 Credit Hours.

Governing equations of ground-water flow. Numerical modeling of ground-water flow. Analytic and semi-analytic solutions to the flow equations. Principle of superposition and method of images. Saltwater intrusion. Ground-water flow in the unsaturated zone. Engineered systems. Introduction to contaminant fate and transport in ground water.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 633. Water-Quality Control in Natural Systems. 3 Credit Hours.

Water quality regulations, fate and transport processes, water-quallity control in rivers, lakes, wetlands, oceans, and ground water.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 640. Environmental Chemistry. 3 Credit Hours.

Kinetics, equilibrium, acid-base, oxidation-reduction, and reaction chemistry applied to water and wastewater engineering.
Prerequisite: CAE 603.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 641. Engineering Systems For Disease Control And Bioremediation. 3 Credit Hours.

Classification of microorganisms. Microbial agents of infectious diseases and modes of disease transmission. Control of pathogens through water and waste treatment, food protection, and insect control. Microbial ecology and bioremediation systems. Laboratory exercises in microbiology.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 642. Solid and Hazardous Waste Engineering. 3 Credit Hours.

Solid-waste characteristics, recycling, incineration, hazardous waste character istics, prevention, and physical and chemical treatment are covered. Design projects are also included.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 643. Air Pollution Control Engineering. 3 Credit Hours.

Fundamentals of air pollution and air quality; properties and control of particulates, volatile organic compounds, carbon monoxide, sulfur oxides, and nitrogen oxides; motor vehicle emissions; health and aesthetic effects (acid rain, visibility), laws and regulations, meteorology and pollutant transport in the atmosphere; indoor air pollution.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 653. Transportation Systems Planning and Demand Modeling. 3 Credit Hours.

Transportation demand analysis and forecasting. Sampling techniques, collection and analysis of survey data. Disaggregate and aggregate models. Trip generation, distribution, modal split and assignment. Transportation network equilibrium. Transportation system management.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 660. Sustainable Construction. 3 Credit Hours.

Drivers and foundations of sustainable construction. Principles of sustainable construction: integrated planning and design, life-cycle view of projects, resource selection and optimization, protection of the natural environment, toxics and pollutants elimination, durability and quality. Green building assessment initiatives, green building policies, and code impacts. Evaluation of the environmental impacts of construction operations. Innovative design and construction practices. Economic viability. Subtropical and coastal issue and opportunities. Case studies.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 661. Computer Aided Architectural Engineering Design. 3 Credit Hours.


Requisite: Junior Status or Permission of Instructor.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 670. Advanced Foundation Engineering. 3 Credit Hours.

Rock and soil formation. Subsurface exploration. Advanced design and analysis of shallow and deep foundations. Design and analysis of cofferdams.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 680. Hospital and Health Care Facility Design. 3 Credit Hours.

Planning, design, and construction of modern hospital and health care facilities. Design criteria for functional services, and required structural and patient safety. Design standards. Discussion of construction related topics and problems.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 681. Energy-Efficient Building Design. 3 Credit Hours.

Concepts and methods of energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly building design. Topics include energy and sustainable design strategies, climate, passive and active solar design, passive cooling systems, day lighting, and computer simulation of energy flows in buildings. A quantitative understanding of energy fundamentals, examples from practice, and design exercises using computer simulation programs are emphasized.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 682. Building Energy Modeling and Simulation. 3 Credit Hours.


Prerequisite: Or Co-requisite: CAE 581.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

CAE 690. Special Topics. 1-3 Credit Hours.

Sub-titles describing the topics to be offered will be shown in parentheses in the printed class schedule, following the title "Special Topics."
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 691. Special Topics. 1-3 Credit Hours.

Sub-titles describing the topics to be offered will be shown in parentheses in the printed class schedule, following the title "Special Topics."
Components: IND.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 694. Special Topics. 1-3 Credit Hours.

Sub-titles describing the topics to be offered will be shown in parentheses in the printed class schedule, following the title "Special Topics.
Components: IND.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 695. Special Problems. 1-4 Credit Hours.

Project course introducing methods of research through an individual investigation of current problems. Offered by special arrangement only.
Components: IND.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 699. Cooperative Education. 1 Credit Hour.

Practical application of classroom theory through alternating semester or summer employment with industries offering positions consistent with the student's field of study. Course may be repeated. Periodic reports and conferences are required.
Components: IND.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 702. Finite Element Methods. 3 Credit Hours.

Variational principles and their application to finite element methods. Applications to: plane stress and plane strain, three-dimensional stress analysis, bending of plates, and axi-symmetric shells. Lecture, 3 hours.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 703. Master's Design Project I. 3 Credit Hours.

Comprehensive design project in civil, architectural, or environmental engineer ing.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, & Summer.

CAE 704. Master's Design Project II. 3 Credit Hours.

Continuation of CAE 703.
Components: LEC.
Grading: SUS.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, & Summer.

CAE 705. Master's Project. 3 Credit Hours.

Project in civil, architectural, and environmental engineering. Course is required for the non-thesis master's student.
Components: THI.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, & Summer.

CAE 711. Theory of Elasticity. 3 Credit Hours.

Analysis of stress, strain, and displacement in elastic solids. Basic equations of elasticity. Two-dimensional solutions of beams and other problems in rectangular and polar coordinates. Torsion of bars. Energy methods. Selected topics. Lecture, 3 hours.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 712. Structural Reliability. 3 Credit Hours.

Development of structural safety concepts, design code applications, load process analysis, and interaction of load and resistance variability, Consideration is given to structural system serviceability and safety.
Prerequisite: IEN 311 or Permission of Instructor.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 714. Structural Dynamics. 3 Credit Hours.

Dynamic responses of structural elements in both the elastic and inelastic rang es. Lagrange's equations, energy models, numerical and analytical methods, vibr ations of continuous systems (beams and plates) are discussed. Assigned readings.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 716. Fracture Mechanics. 3 Credit Hours.

Theory of fracture mechanics for linear elastic and nonlinear material behavior, energy release rate, stress intensity factor, and J-integral with practical application to brittle fracture and fatigue. Case studies involving civil infrastructure such as bridges, buildings, pipelines and ships. Metallurgical aspects of fatigue and fracture.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 730. Environmental Hydrology. 3 Credit Hours.

Principles of ecohydrology, agricultural hydrology, impacts of climate change, fundamentals of remote sensing and geographic information systems for hydrologi c applications, statistical applications in hydrology.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 731. Wastewater Treatment and System Design. 3 Credit Hours.

Characterization of domestic wastewater and flows. Sources of wastewater and health considerations. Unit processes for treatment of wastewater including screening, sedimentation, filtration, flocculation floatation, activated sludge, disinfection, sludge digestion, and sludge disposal.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 732. Water Treatment and System Design. 3 Credit Hours.

Drinking water treatment standards, philosophy of setting standards, public hea lth aspects of organic and inorganic contaminants, basis for design of treatmen t facilities, design of unit processes for aeration, sedimentation, coagulation , filtration, softening, disinfection, and oxidation are covered. Theory of membrane processes, ion exchange, and water treatment plant residuals are also included.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 735. Water and Wastewater Engineering: Treatment and Reuse. 3 Credit Hours.


Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 743. Risk Analysis. 3 Credit Hours.

Probabilistic risk assessment, Poisson processes, Bayesian methods, fault trees, contaminant transport models, and dose-response relationships for assessment of natural and technological risks.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 780. Indoor Environmental Modeling. 3 Credit Hours.

Prediction of indoor environment using computational fluid dynamics techniques. Advanced topics in thermal comfort and indoor air quality. Basic concepts of turbulence modeling and numerical methods for natural, forced, and mixed convection and jet flows indoors. Simulation of air velocity, temperature, and contaminant concentrations in buildings. Comparison of the simulated results with measured data.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 781. Advanced Building Energy Modeling and Simulation. 3 Credit Hours.

Equation-based object-oriented building energy modeling. Coupling of different building simulation tools. Applications in rapid prototyping of new building systems, model-based design and evaluation of building control, and building performance evaluation.
Pre-requisite: CAE 582 Or CAE 682.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

CAE 790. Special Problems. 1-3 Credit Hours.

Research and/or design projects. Individual investigation of current problems. Offered by special arrangement only.
Components: IND.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 795. Advanced Topics. 1-3 Credit Hours.

Subject matter offerings based upon student demand and availability of faculty. Subtitles describing the topics to be offered will be shown in parentheses in the printed class schedule, following the title "Advanced Topics".
Components: IND.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 796. Advanced Topics. 1-3 Credit Hours.

Subject matter offerings based upon student demand and availability of faculty. Subtitles describing the topics to be offered will be shown in parentheses in the printed class schedule, following the title "Advanced Topics".
Components: IND.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 797. Advanced Topics. 1-3 Credit Hours.

Subject matter offerings based upon student demand and availability of faculty. Subtitles describing the topics to be offered will be shown in parentheses in the printed class schedule, following the title "Advanced Topics".
Components: IND.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

CAE 810. Master's Thesis. 1-6 Credit Hours.

The student working on his/her Master's thesis enrolls for credit, in most departments not to exceed six, as determined by his/her advisor. Credit is not awarded until the thesis has been accepted.
Components: THI.
Grading: SUS.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, & Summer.

CAE 820. Research in Residence. 1-6 Credit Hours.

Used to establish research in residence for the thesis for the Master's degree after the student has enrolled for the permissible cumulative total in CAE 710 (usually six credits). Credit not granted. May be regarded as full-time residence.
Components: THI.
Grading: SUS.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, & Summer.

CAE 825. Continuous Registration--Master's Study. 1 Credit Hour.

To establish residence for non-thesis master's students who are preparing for major examinations. Credit not granted. Regarded as full-time residence.
Components: THI.
Grading: SUS.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, & Summer.

CAE 830. Pre-Candidacy Doctoral Dissertation. 1-12 Credit Hours.

Doctoral dissertation credits taken prior to Ph.D. student's candidacy. The stu dent will enroll for credit as determined by his/her advisor. Not more than 12 hours of CAE 730 may be taken in a regular semester, nor more than six in a sum mer session.n six in a summer session.ix in a summer session.
Components: THI.
Grading: SUS.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, & Summer.

CAE 840. Post-Candidacy Doctoral Dissertation. 1-12 Credit Hours.

Doctoral dissertation credits taken after Ph.D. student has been admitted to ca ndidacy. The student will enroll for credit as determiend by his/her advisor. N ot more than 12 credits in CAE 740 may be taken in a regular semester, nor more than six credits in a summer session.
Components: THI.
Grading: SUS.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, & Summer.

CAE 850. Research in Residence. 1 Credit Hour.

Used to establish research in residence for the Ph.D. and D.A., after the student has been enrolled for the permissible cumulative total in appropriate doctoral research. Credit not granted. May be regarded as full-time residence as determined by the Dean of the Graduate School.
Components: THI.
Grading: SUS.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, & Summer.